Whether you’re seeking a fun visit to an art museum with vibrant programming and exhibits to admire, or a stimulating art class for your mini artists, Fort Collins has an expansive selection of spots your young art enthusiasts can explore and have an absolute blast!

Unlocking their creative and expressive side is integral to giving children an enjoyable and beneficial childhood. Fortunately, Fort Collins offers abundant, thrilling choices for crafty kids who wish to tap into their artistic capabilities. Below, take a look at some extraordinary options available!

Where: 185 East Foothills Parkway, Fort Collins, CO, USA

Color Me Mine is a Paint-It-Yourself ceramic studio where families can drop by anytime and paint pre-made bisque pieces. Families can also paint all day using the studio’s 60+ colors and supplies and create lovely memories while having fun!

Where: 4206 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO 80525, USA

At Create A Craft Fort Collins, kids can enjoy painting their own pottery in the studio or pick it up to go!
Create A Craft features hundreds of items to paint! Little ones can sit down in the studio and paint some pottery, or turn any item into a kit of their own and paint some pottery somewhere else!

Where: 201 S College Ave, Fort Collins, CO, USA

Come check out MOA’s hands-on, creative space for play and education!
ART.EDU.OSITY for Art, Education, and Curiosity is located inside the museum. This fun, self-directed, creative, get-your-hands-dirty space is a place for kids and adults to make some art related to the exhibitions that are featured in the museum. All ages can have fun!

Where: 1400 Remington St, Fort Collins, CO, USA

Family Days at Gregory Allicar Museum of Art are led by CSU Art Education students and faculty and designed for children aged 5-12. This is a free, drop-in program that includes gallery activities and an art project.

Where: 444 N Sunset St, Fort Collins, CO 80521

Wild Roots Studio offers soulful nature-based crafting & art skills workshops for children, teens, and adults, with the intention of seeking out ways to tap into our wild creativity and strengthen our connection to nature.
Kids’ art classes and activities include Summer Art Camps, after-school programs, school day camps, virtual workshops, and more!

Where: Fort Collins CO

Young Rembrandts are the top art franchise offering drawing classes for preschool and elementary kids. YR Franchisees are local leaders who use art to create opportunities for young learners to grow into awesome kids!

Where: 155 N. College, Fort Collins, CO, United States, Colorado

Vanco School of Art offers classical training art school focused on oil painting and figure drawing. The kid painting classes are open to children 5 – 11 years old.
The goal of this section is to introduce the students to the world of oil painting, color theory, and composition.

Where: 244 N COLLEGE AVE, UNIT 115, FORT COLLINS, CO 80524

VLet your inner artist out at Board and Brush Creative Studio! This is a place for creating unique wood decor projects from scratch in a fun and friendly atmosphere.
The DIY Kids’ Parties allow kids to let their creativity run wild while giving them a hands-on, instructor-led experience that they will never forget. Perfect for birthday parties, summer activities, Kids’ Camps, or just a fun day out, these private kids’ DIY events are the ultimate party idea!

Where: 105 Coronado Ct B-101, Fort Collins, CO 80525

Studio H offers drawing and painting classes in all mediums (pencil, pastel, acrylic, watercolor, and water-soluble oils). Each student works at their own pace and level in their choice of medium based on the programs provided through an individualized teaching method.